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This week, the Israeli cabinet approved plans to bring home 3,000 more Ethiopian Jews in an emergency airlift out of war-torn Ethiopia. The Jewish Agency for Israel has requested the assistance of the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem with...
On behalf of all the staff at the ICEJ here in Jerusalem, I want to wish all of our Jewish friends around the world a very happy Hanukkah. We join with the Jewish people in celebrating this special holiday, which recalls the miraculous provision the...
The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem is currently delivering thirty-six new portable bomb shelters to Israeli border communities which are especially vulnerable to rocket and mortar fire from Gaza and Lebanon. The funds for these three...
Growing elderly in a land that you have immigrated to may be daunting and far from a comfortable thought. Many of the Jewish immigrants arriving in Israel from such lands as Ethiopia, the former Soviet republics, South America, and Iran, are already...
In its modern history, the nation of Israel has mobilized twice to carry out emergency airlifts of the ancient Ethiopian Jewish community and bring them safely home. In 1984, Operation Moses was launched to bring over 8,000 Ethiopian Jews who had...
Today, Michal* is a cheerful little Israeli girl who is enjoying her childhood and easily shows love and affection towards other children. However, the journey to reach this happy state has been a tough and bumpy road. At only four years old, little...
Considering the escalation of hostilities and increased internal tensions in Ethiopia, there is an urgency to bring thousands of members of the Ethiopian Jewish descendants home to Israel. The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem has set a...
Parenting is a blessing; however, it also comes with challenges best shouldered by two. Unfortunately, in Israel today, 12.8% of families (about 170,000 in all) are single parent households and a staggering 90% of these are headed by women with a...
Their bags were packed, and they were ready to head to the airport. After waiting so long to make Aliyah, their wait was finally over and the anticipation of a new life in Israel filled the air! However, for 26 Bnei Menashe immigrants, this...
It is a weekly routine which began seven years ago. ICEJ Homecare nurse Corrie van Maanen visits 96-year-old Zachar, a widower after 60 years of marriage. She brings a small contribution of groceries to his meagre pantry, for which he is grateful....

 

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